Hermione is an associate attorney with Mona Shah & Associates Global.
Hermione’s practice focuses on corporate and securities matters for issuers and developers seeking financing under the EB-5 program. She offers clients significant experience in corporate law, advising on SEC and EB-5 compliance, integrity measures, corporate finance, and mergers and acquisitions (M&A). She also handles the firm’s regional center clients’ I-924 annual filings.
Hermione also regularly assists clients with complex source of funds petitions. She has considerable experience in intracompany transferees (L) visas, treaty traders/investors (E) visas and UK Tier-1 entrepreneur and investor visas.
Hermione writes and comments frequently on current corporate and immigration issues. Her articles have been published by LexisNexis, ILW, EB-5info, EB-5 Supermarket, etc. She has also been interviewed by mainstream news channels, featured in international newspapers and quoted. She is the main speaker on the EB-5 Investment Voice Podcast series Chinese issue.
Before joining MSA Global, Hermione worked for Jun He Law Offices in New York, one of the most prestigious law firms in China, where she focused her practice on M&A, FDI, corporate and finance involving China, the UK and the US. Prior to that, she gained extensive litigation and investigative experience in a wide range of areas, including energy, employment, intellectual property and corporate, with Clifford Chance and Olswang London.
Hermione received her LL.B. (Hons) from the University of Manchester School of Law (UK), and thereafter obtained her LL.M. from Cornell Law School. She was the Student Representative for both universities.
Hermione is admitted to practice law in New York and before the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York. She is a member of American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA). Hermione is fluent in Mandarin, Cantonese and English.